Tag Archives: Milwaukee County Zoo

What Ever Happened to Old Tom?

Once upon a time I worked at the Milwaukee County Zoo. The zoo had a children’s section and petting zoo that was set up as a farm. One morning before the 9:00 AM opening I was working at the farm. … Continue reading

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Gorilla Gorilla Gorilla

Asked and Answered: A return email to the Milwaukee County Zoo, Part I Mary, The reason I asked you about the gorillas was to jog my memory about a particular gorilla’s name. After some lengthy online research I’m now almost … Continue reading

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The Rhinoceros

For a time I worked at the Milwaukee County Zoo and this afforded me ample opportunity to observe the many exotic creatures kept there. I found the rhinoceros to be a particularly ugly creature. I learned the rhinoceros was an … Continue reading

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